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'No remaining carbon budget': Investors urge EU to ban fossil gas from green finance rulebook   
January 17, 2022
Source: Business Green - Investors with €50tr assets under management group urge EU to revisit plan to sanction spending on some gas power plants under its new green finance rulebook
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Dimming Sun's rays should be off-limits, say experts   
January 17, 2022
Source: Phys.org - Planetary-scale engineering schemes designed to cool Earth's surface and lessen the impact of global heating are potentially dangerous and should be blocked by governments, more than 60 policy experts and scientists said on...
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Inspired by King’s Words, Experts Say the Fight for Climate Justice Anywhere is a Fight for Climate Justice Everywhere   
January 17, 2022
Source: Inside Climate News - Terms like “environmental racism” or “environmental justice” were not yet part of the national lexicon when the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated at the Lorraine Hotel in Memphis on April 4,
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bneGREEN: Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change urges EU to keep gas out of green taxonomy   
January 16, 2022
Source: Business New Europe - A group of sustainable investors has urged the EU to exclude gas from the new EU Taxonomy green investment classification system.The
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IFRS begins search for sustainability standards board   
January 15, 2022
Source: manifest.co.uk - Foundation has begun its formal search for board members to sit on its new sustainability standards body. The International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) was formed last year at the COP26 conference,
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Investors react to Commission’s Taxonomy move on nuclear, gas   
January 15, 2022
Source: IPE - On new year’s eve, just before midnight central European time, the European Commission announced it had drafted rules according to which nuclear energy and natural gas – fossil gas, as some call it – can count...
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Climate change worsening toll of humid heat on outdoor workers: study   
January 15, 2022
Source: YAHOO!News - A punishing mix of heat and humidity that makes outdoor labour difficult and dangerous is causing around 677 billion lost working hours a year around the world, according to a new study Thursday that warns climate change is...
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Nick Martin joins Post Holdings   
January 14, 2022
Source: WATTAgNet - Post Holdings names Nick Martin senior director, environmental, social and governance (ESG). Martin will lead ESG at Post Holdings, including overseeing enterprise-wide ESG strategy, goal-setting and planning and execution.
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Australia Ties Record for Hottest Southern Hemisphere Day   
January 14, 2022
Source: Gizmodo - It topped 123 degrees Fahrenheit in Western Australia, tying the record for the hottest temperature ever recorded in the southern hemisphere.
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Scorched Western states and a hurricane in New York: Earth experienced one of its hottest years on record in 2021   
January 14, 2022
Source: MarketWatch - A series of reports from NOAA, NASA and others point to a trend of global rising average temperatures, including the hottest U.S. summer since 1936.
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